Nick Reed is a local Austinite. He graduated from The University of Texas at Austin... more
Nick Reed is a local Austinite. He graduated from The University of Texas at Austin before enrolling at St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami, Florida. While in Law School, Nick was not only consistently in the top 15% of his class, but was also active in Moot Court, Law Review, and was a teaching assistant to first year law students. Nick also earned an MBA while in Law School and gr... view profile
Aviation law provides rules for operating airplanes and other aircraft, and regulates airline flights. Airport construction, operation, and maintenance are also governed by aviation law. If you are a pilot, aviation law tells you the proper take-off and landing procedures, what to include in flight plans and where to file them, what altitudes to fly at, and whether instrument-only flight is possible. If there is an aviation accident, the person responsible—whether it's the baggage handler, the airplane mechanic, the flight controller, or the pilot—is often easily identified by their failure to follow specified flight procedures. There can be many factors in an aviation accident, so an aviation lawyer is often very helpful.